THE ARCHITECT WHO IS HE AND WHYHe is a relentless
He is always active and effective in the investigation of
He sees that all forms of
Nature are interdependent and
arise out of each other, according to the
laws of Creation.
his every design a bit of Nature
enters into building.
science later verifies.
Nature is the great
He sees ideas as also manifest actions of
It is the
poet in him that is the great
quality in him.
The profound naturalness of his own being
the essential condition of a great architect .
Expect from him a system of philosophy and
which is a synthesis of society and civilization.
I believe in God, only I spell it
architecture is therefore the growth in space of an idea - a state of mind
proceeding by the natural science of structure in the use of materials to the
splendid, appropriate art of
FORM: form true to purpose.
Furthermore it is the art of building
wherein aesthetic and construction
not only approve but prove each other.
In organic sense such building
is an entity of the human
spirit, as that of any tree or
flower is of the ground.
A natural, human
circumstance - possible
only to the complete architect.
He is master of
gravitation are his palette:
the Sun his brush.
His concern is the heart of humanity.
He, of all men, must see into the 'life' of
Simplicity and repose are qualities
that measure the true value of
any work of art.
Simplicity is not
in itself an end nor is it a matter of the side of a barn but rather an entity
with a graceful beauty in its integrity from which discord, and all
that is meaningless, has been eliminated.
A wild flower is truly simple.
I know that the sense of an organic architecture, once grasped, carries
with it in its very nature the discipline of an ideal at whatever cost to
the established order.
By organic architecture I mean an architecture that develops from
within outward in harmony with the conditions of its being.
should appear to grow easily from its site and be shaped to
harmonize with its
surroundings if Nature is manifest
there, and if not try to make it as quiet, substantial and
organic as She would have been were the
Bring out the nature of the materials, let their
nature intimately into your scheme.
Reveal the nature of the
brick or stone in your
designs; they are all by nature friendly
To achieve success in any degree means a serious
devotion to the "underneath"
in an attempt to grasp the nature of building a beautiful building beautifully,
as organically true in itself, to itself and to its purpose, as any
tree or flower.
Nothing is more difficult to achieve than the
integral simplicity of organic
nature, amid the tangled confusions of the innumerable
relics of form that encumber life for us.
The 'life' in the thing is
that quality of it or in it which makes it perfectly natural - of course that
Therefore we will loyally compassion, honestly
work and enthusiastically seek in all thing the
one thing of value - Life.
Many wealthy people are little more than janitors
of their possessions.
According to our strength of character and our
clarity of vision, we will endure, we
will succeed, we will have contributed something to make life where we were and
as we lived it better, brighter, and more beautiful.
Frank Lloyd Wright
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